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    • Rostratula benghalensis
  • English
    • Greater Painted-snipe
    • Painted Snipe
  • Portuguese
    • Narceja-pintada

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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subhajit_roy

Date

July 25, 2015 04:44 PM IST

Place

Andal (Google, OSM)

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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yuchingtam

Date

March 7, 2015

Place

Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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ivijayanand

Date

May 24, 2015 08:46 AM IST

Description

Greater Painted Snipe
Location: Hathikhira Tea Estate, Karimganj District, Assam
Date: 24th May 2015
Equipment: Nikon D800 with Nikkor 300mm f2.8 + 2x TC

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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milind

Date

May 29, 2015 04:37 PM IST

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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paulcools

Date

February 7, 2013

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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May 21, 2015

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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vikas_agrawal

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May 21, 2015

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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vikas_agrawal

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May 21, 2015

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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vikas_agrawal

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May 19, 2015

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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May 16, 2015

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

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vikas_agrawal

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May 4, 2015

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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis

Date

February 9, 2015 04:10 PM IST

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Description from Wikipedia

The Greater Painted-snipe (Rostratula benghalensis) is a species of wader in the family Rostratulidae. It is found in marshes in Africa, India, Pakistan, and South-east Asia (Sulawesi)

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.